Connecticut's largest and best organized ride.

When you Ride Closer to Free, you're not just riding one day...you're joining a year-round, passionate community.

Now in its 7th year, the 2017 Closer to Free Ride is the one you don't want to miss.

EXPERIENCETOP NOTCH
EXPERIENCE

ROUTES 4 INCREDIBLE 
ROUTES

INSPIRATIONINSPIRATION
AT EVERY TURN

COMMUNITYA TRUE
COMMUNITY

CELEBRATIONPARTY AT
THE FINISH

IMPACTPOWERFUL
IMPACT

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10

miles

Built for novice riders and families, a great intro to the CTF Ride

25

miles

If you're ready to take it to the next level, this is the route for you

62.5

miles

Beautiful, scenic, challenging and perfect for the more experienced rider

100

miles

The best 100 miles you'll find anywhere. The gold standard. The CTF Century.

why I ride

As we go through life, sometimes our circumstances change and cause
us to notice something that we never noticed before. Or perhaps we focus on something we were aware of, but hadn’t previously paid much attention to...READ MORE

- Kathy Larson

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